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Isabel L.

March 21, 2022

My son is attending the academy since he was 4 years old, he is now 16 and he continues to be engaged and is very excited to attend his classes. For me, the main reason is that Master Mike is always working to provide value and to challenge him. I truthfully recommend Hero Academy!... Read More

Tara B.

March 11, 2022

My son has learned so much in his years at Hero Martial Arts. So much more than just martial arts - work ethic, respect, responsibility and leadership. Plus a staff that feels like family and goes above and beyond, especially in the last few topsy turvy pandemic years, to come up with creative ways to keep training and keep the kids engaged throughout.... Read More

Geralyn S.

March 09, 2022

Our son started as a Little Hero almost two years ago and loves coming to class. He has learned so much and we truly appreciate the patience you all have with him. He struggles with focus and Master Neibling nows the right words to help him refocus his energy. I joined the class last October and i am truly enjoying myself. I’m learning, trying and do things I have never done before and it fe... Read More

Jim S.

February 25, 2022

I have been training under Master Mike Butler for approximately 12 years now and I have no intention of stopping. It has been an amazing journey. I joined the school with my wife and kids. They have since stopped their training for various reasons but I decided to continue. HERO and its leadership are so much more than a school with martial arts instructors, they are a family. They are My family. ... Read More

Dezirae C.

February 22, 2022

We love Hero! Our 6 year old son Leo has gained so much confidence in just a short time! He absolutely looks forward to his Monday and Wednesday class. He’s already learned so much and even has fun practicing at home on the days he’s not at Hero. Everyone is so nice a supportive. I definitely recommend!!... Read More

Joeann A.

January 24, 2022

This was such a great place for my daughter to join. They have given her so much more confidence. Definitely would recommend them.... Read More

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Confidence & Self-Esteem

There are a wealth of benefits that come from healthy self-confidence from helping you manage fears and maintain a positive mental attitude. Train with us and you'll discover there is no better way to build your confidence then with the Martial Arts.

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Discipline & Self-Control

With self-discipline comes all kinds of beneficial improvements to your life including advanced focus, new found respect, better health & fitness along with having an easier time at work or school. The bedrock of Martial Arts is founded on teaching discipline and self-control to its students.

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Knowledge of Self-Defense produces advantages far beyond looking cool and hoisting trophies. With these skills you'll learn to defend yourself in a variety of situations, whether life-threatening or you're being bullied in school. Not only that, but you'll gain the confidence to use - or not use - these skills to keep you and your family safe.

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New Friends & Mentors

Our team is dedicated to your success. Whether that means pushing you to your limits, being a friend in a time of need or spending extra time to show you a technique you're struggling with, our community is here to make you feel comfortable and safe while having fun and learning effective techniques.


At Hero Academy, we're helping people all across Kansas City have fun, stay challenged, and develop incredible character skills for all aspects of life. We are working hard every day to build a community within the community. To help our students be the best version of themselves. And we can't wait to share that experience with you.

Our training is focused on helping students learn the true value of respect, integrity, and perseverance. We're offering unwavering confidence, functional fitness, and real-world self-defense skills one step at a time.

Hero Academy is Kansas City's longest continually serving martial arts facility. In our system, every coach is CPR & First Aid certified. We're offering professional Kukkiwon training every time you join us.

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